heat of vaporisation

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n heat of vaporisation heat absorbed by a unit mass of a material at its boiling point in order to convert the material into a gas at the same temperature
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Usage


In science:

The cohesive energy is the sum of the heat of formation and the heat of vaporisation .
Two-band second moment model and an interatomic potential for caesium
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